Guidelines

We are a research journal seeking one-to-two page original research papers from high school students for our 2019 issue.

 

UPDATE: We have now extended the deadline for submissions to January 22nd, 2019 at 11:59 EST. Please submit your files on the “Submission Portal” tab. We look forward to reviewing your submissions!

  1. All submissions must be at least one page and up to two pages in length and be a brief overview of your research. This page limit includes figures and citations.  In addition to being in the paper, figures must be submitted with caption text separately. 

  2. All submissions must follow the "Research Paper Template" provided below. Take care to follow all formatting specifications. Papers without the correct format will not be reviewed. 

  3. All submissions must be accompanied by the form under the submission portal tab. Please provide your name, email, high school and location, graduation year, and research subject; how you heard about CJSJ; and a short bio outlining where and why you conducted research and anything else you would like us to know.

  4. For your research to be considered, you must read and complete the “Permission to Publish Form,” including a signature from your Principal Investigator/Mentor/Teacher. Please scan the completed form, and upload to the submission portal.

  5. File name: LastnameFirstname_form/paper/figures.rtf (eg. you would submit DoeJohn_form.pdf, DoeJohn_paper.rtf, and DoeJohn_figures.ppt). Please submit your research paper as a .rtf file with the text and the captions for the figures included. All associated figures and captions must also be sent in on a separate document (.ppt).

  6. All papers and supporting documentation must be submitted by January 15th, 2019 to be considered for the 2019 journal.

Submission Forms and Templates

Research Paper Template

PI/Mentor Form